Codirectors: Mary Ann Cessna, Dir. Center for Teaching Excellence, John Woolcock, Chemistry, Laurel Black, English, Terry Ray, Finance and Legal Studies, Diane Klein, Special Education and Clinical Services
18 faculty attendees, mostly RP members
Organizational Meeting #1
Co-directors: Drs. Mary Ann Cessna, Laurel Black, Diane Klein, John Woolcock, and Terry Ray
Organizational Meeting #2—Teaching Circle Commitments
Helping Hard-to-Reach Students
Drs. Carmy Carranza & Sally Lipsky, Learning Center
Effective Assessment Strategies
Dr. Diane Klein, Special Education and Clinical Services
Constructivist Teaching at the Post-Secondary Level
Dr. Tom Lord, Biology
Conferencing with Your Students
Dr. Laurel Black, English
Working with Your Students as Research Partners
Dr. Devki Talwar, Physics
Evaluation, RP Portfolio and Planning for 2001–2002
Dr. John Woolcock, Chemistry
Annual Recognition Banquet
RP Group was one of eight national case study sites selected in J.F. Wergin and J.N. Swingen's monograph Departmental Assessment: How Some Campuses Are Effectively Evaluating the Collective Work of Faculty, American Association for Higher Education, 2000.
RP Group was one of three case study sites selected by Charles Walker, St. Bonaventure University, for participation in a grant funded by the American Association for Higher Education to study Faculty Vitality and Well-Being.
January 18, 2001 J. Roth, M. A. Cessna, J. Davis and V. Lee, The Student Learning Outcomes Initiative, Making Student Learning Central: Principles and Practices, Association of American Colleges and Universities, New Orleans, LA.
Carnegie Teaching Academy Campus Conversations Phase 2, Five departments participated: Chemistry, Nursing and Allied Health Professions, Special Education and Clinical Services, Technology Support and Training, and Theater and Dance